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A Site Dedicated to the Blue Macaws and Parrot Conservation

This unique site - the only one of its kind - is dedicated to the gathering and dissemination of information about the Blue Macaws, the Anodorhynchus group of parrots, and the promotion of parrot conservation.  We hope that you will enjoy perusing our site, which is full of information from all over the world about the Blue Macaws.  

Information about Blue Macaws

We have comprehensive information on and images of the Hyacinthine Macaw ( A.hyacinthinus), the Lear’s Macaw (A.leari) and Glaucous Macaw (A.glaucus) as well as the extremely rare Spix’s Macaw (Cyanopsitta spixii).

 

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Preservation of the Blue Macaws and their Habitat - Can You Help?

If you are curious about these birds, their conservation or indeed interested in doing something however small or large, to preserve this magnificent and captivating species, by the development and implementation of workable strategies to protect and save parrot species from extinction, or if you can contribute any more to the cause of protecting their fast disappearing habitat in Brazil, which is threatened by the ever present threat from the human population, then we will be delighted to hear from you - please get in touch by email.

                                            




Quotes

 " Naturam expellas furca, tamen usque recurret "

( If you drive out nature with a pitchfork, she will soon find a way back)

Horace (65-8 BC)

"Creatures who have traveled with us through the ages are now apparently doomed, as their habitat - and the old, old habitat of humans - falls before the slow-motion explosion of expanding world economies"

Gary Snyder (1990)

"We live in a kind of dark age, craftily lit with synthetic light, so that no one can tell how dark it has really gotten. But our exiled spirits can tell..."

Martin Prechtel (1998)

"The clock is no longer just ticking – it’s ringing an alarm, and if we don’t listen the consequences for people and biodiversity will be catastrophic.”

Dr. Fred Boltz, Conservation International (2009)

Latest News

  • Monday 6th May 2024
    Artikel in Papageien über die Haltung, Zucht und Entwicklung des Lear-Aras

    Ein Artikel in zwei Teile über die Haltung, Zucht und Entwicklung des Lear-Aras bei der ACTP Deutschland ist in Papageien 1-2021 und 2-2021 erschienen. Mann kann beide Teile unter "Lear-Ara in der Vogelhaltung" finden. Eine englische Übe ... Read More »

  • Friday 8th March 2024
    Videofilme von April 1995 - Spix-Ara

    Im April 1995 besuchte ich Brasilien mit Thomas Arndt, dem damaligen Verleger und Redakteur der deutschen Zeitschrift "Papageien". Ich hatte Thomas 1988 auf der AFA Konvention in den USA kennengelernt. Er hielt dort eine Präsentation und ich ... Read More »

  • Saturday 16th December 2023
    Spix-Ara Jungvögel in freier Wildbahn

    Seit der Freisetzung der Spixaras im Jahr 2022 haben all Mitarbeiter darauf gewartet dass es zu einer Brut in der Caatinga kommt. Und in diesem Jahr ist es soweit. Das Elternpaar, ein Männchen, das im Juni ausgewildert wurde, und ein Weibchen ... Read More »